Knitting Classes with Maria Velasquez-McKeeth:
Knitting Basics 1 - $25
March 11th 1:30-3:30pm
and then on April 3rd 6-8pm
This two hour class for the beginning beginner will start with a basic overview of knitting tools and materials and proceed to teach the knitted cast on, knit stitch, and purl stitch.
Knitting Basics 2 - $25
April 10th 6-8pm
This two hour class is a continuation of Knitting 1. Instruction will be given in increases, decreases, and "reading" your knitting. Patterns and handouts will be provided via email before the class date; please give an email address when you register for the class.
Prerequisite: Knitting 1 or instructor approval. You must be able to cast on, knit and purl to take this class successfully.
Knitting in the Round: Double Pointed Needles-$30
April 17th 6-8pm
We will use DPNs and worsted yarn to make a quick and easy hat. Class supplies to bring:
75g worsted weight yarn (wool or wool blend preferred)
Size 7 (4.5mm) double-pointed needles
Skills to bring: Knit, purl, cast on, decrease with SSK and K2tog
Knitting in the round- Magic Loop- $30
April 24th 6-8pm
Crochet Classes with Peter Franzi
Basic Crochet Stitches - $25
Come learn the basics of crochet stitches. The class covers only stitch construction. No previous crochet experience necessary. Class materials: J Hook and worsted or bulky weight yarn, solid and light-colored.
April 7th 6-8pm
Crochet for Beginners Level 1.. 6 Hours - $65
Learn to crochet with award-winning designer and instructor, Peter Franzi. Over three weeks, you will learn all basic crochet stitches and terminology and pattern reading. In-class projects give welcome opportunity to put into practice your newly learned skills. No previous experience with crochet needed or expected. Come and join in the fun.
April 14th, 21st & 28th 6-8pm
Crochet for Beginner’s Level 2.. 6 Hours -- $65
Use your beginner’s skills to learn more complex stitch construction. Experience a chainless foundation stitch. Did you know that there is more than one way to work a Double Crochet? I’ll show you at least 3 more. Learn popcorns, clusters and shells. Purls in crochet? You betcha! Prerequisite: Crochet for Beginners Level 1 or equivalent knowledge (with instructor approval).
May 5th, 12th & 19th 6-8pm
Stitch and Bitch with us, Thursdays from 6-9pm Free!